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Bone fractures more common in anticonvulsant users Anticonvulsant users are at increased risk of fracture and should undergo regular bone health monitoring, according to Australian researchers. A study of 1458 patients with radiologically-confirmed bone fractures and 1796 controls showed anticonvulsant use was associated with a 2.8- and 1.8-fold higher fracture risk in men and women, ...

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